A 21-year-old man who was arrested following an incident in the early hours of Thursday morning has been released on bail.

At around 3.50am on March 21, the emergency services received reports that a man in his 20s ‘had been stabbed’ along Gomm Road in High Wycombe.

They were taken to hospital where they currently remain in a serious but stable condition.

Following the incident, a 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of wounding with intent and possession with intent to supply a controlled drug of class B, namely cannabis.

The person was apprehended by the police on the evening of March 22 but has since been released on police bail.

Senior investigating officer Detective Inspector Phil Turner-Robson said: “We are in the early stages of our investigation into this incident and we have a scene on in the area while we conduct our enquiries.

“We are asking for the public’s assistance and would request that anyone who has CCTV or a doorbell camera to please check it for anything that may assist our investigation.

“Additionally we would ask anyone who saw this incident or may have information around the incident to please get in touch.

“Also if anyone has information regarding either of the vehicles then we would ask them also to come forward.

“We would ask anyone with information to please provide it through our online pages or by calling 101, quoting reference 43240130712.

 “Or if you do not wish to speak to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 and they will take your report anonymously.

“Members of the public will see an increased presence while we conduct our enquiries and additional patrols will be put in place.

“If anyone has concerns or information please do approach one of our uniformed officers.”

Two cars that were at the crime scene include a black Mercedes C320 with the registration GJ57 YMS, and a silver Ford Focus with the registration EJ61 YKN.